Koda: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Koda

Koda is a Japanese surname, but the popularity of this name likely has more to do with a shortening of Dakota, which means “friend.” Remind him of that meaning when little Koda doesn’t want to share his toys. Not that it’ll matter, probably.

Nicknames:

If you're looking for a name without a nickname, here it is!

Famous people named Koda:

Baseball player Koda Glover; singer Koda Kumi.

Fun facts:

Koda is the name of a character in the animated movieĀ Brother Bear.

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